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Resident workers - Hours worked

20.7% of the resident workers (Accommodation and Food Services) in the City of Brimbank work 40 or more hours, compared to 26.4% in Health Care and Social Assistance.

Hours worked shows the distribution of employment hours for the City of Brimbank's residents. Full-time employment is considered 35-hours and over.

The hours worked by employed people in the City of Brimbank depends on a number of factors:

  • The availability and take-up of part-time work;
  • The industry sector in which they work;
  • The occupation level and requirement or opportunity to work overtime, and;
  • The age structure and household structure of the working population.

Hours worked statistics should be viewed in conjunction with Age structure, Occupations and Income to provide more insight into the observations made.

Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) – Census 2011 and 2016 – by usual residence

Resident workers hours worked
City of Brimbank 20162011Change
Hours workedNumber%Health Care and Social Assistance%Number%Health Care and Social Assistance%2011 to 2016
None1282.13.91412.84.6-13
1 hour - 15 hours1,69628.410.21,37727.49.9+319
16 hours - 24 hours1,23820.715.192718.414.8+311
25 hours - 34 hours69411.620.858911.718.3+105
35 hours - 39 hours85514.321.864012.721.5+215
40 hours5659.516.053510.618.7+30
41 hours - 48 hours2414.04.12104.24.3+31
49 hours or more4317.26.44318.65.80
Not stated1282.11.81813.62.1-53

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2011 and 2016. Compiled and presented by .id , the population experts.

Resident workers hours worked, 2016
Resident workers hours worked, 2016 None, City of Brimbank - Health Care and Social Assistance : 3.9% 1 hour - 15 hours, City of Brimbank - Health Care and Social Assistance : 10.2% 16 hours - 24 hours, City of Brimbank - Health Care and Social Assistance : 15.1% 25 hours - 34 hours, City of Brimbank - Health Care and Social Assistance : 20.8% 35 hours - 39 hours, City of Brimbank - Health Care and Social Assistance : 21.8% 40 hours, City of Brimbank - Health Care and Social Assistance : 16.0% 41 hours - 48 hours, City of Brimbank - Health Care and Social Assistance : 4.1% 49 hours or more, City of Brimbank - Health Care and Social Assistance : 6.4% Not stated, City of Brimbank - Health Care and Social Assistance : 1.8% None, City of Brimbank - Accommodation and Food Services: 2.1% 1 hour - 15 hours, City of Brimbank - Accommodation and Food Services: 28.4% 16 hours - 24 hours, City of Brimbank - Accommodation and Food Services: 20.7% 25 hours - 34 hours, City of Brimbank - Accommodation and Food Services: 11.6% 35 hours - 39 hours, City of Brimbank - Accommodation and Food Services: 14.3% 40 hours, City of Brimbank - Accommodation and Food Services: 9.5% 41 hours - 48 hours, City of Brimbank - Accommodation and Food Services: 4.0% 49 hours or more, City of Brimbank - Accommodation and Food Services: 7.2% Not stated, City of Brimbank - Accommodation and Food Services: 2.1%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2016
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id, the population experts.
Change in resident workers hours worked, 2011 to 2016
Change in resident workers hours worked, 2011 to 2016 None, City of Brimbank - Accommodation and Food Services: -13 1 hour - 15 hours, City of Brimbank - Accommodation and Food Services: +319 16 hours - 24 hours, City of Brimbank - Accommodation and Food Services: +311 25 hours - 34 hours, City of Brimbank - Accommodation and Food Services: +105 35 hours - 39 hours, City of Brimbank - Accommodation and Food Services: +215 40 hours, City of Brimbank - Accommodation and Food Services: +30 41 hours - 48 hours, City of Brimbank - Accommodation and Food Services: +31 49 hours or more, City of Brimbank - Accommodation and Food Services: 0 Not stated, City of Brimbank - Accommodation and Food Services: -53
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2011 and 2016
Compiled and presented in economy.id by .id, the population experts.

Dominant groups

Analysis of the hours worked by the City of Brimbank's resident workers (Accommodation and Food Services) in 2016 compared to Health Care and Social Assistance shows that there was a higher proportion of people who worked part-time (34 hours or less) and a lower proportion of people worked full-time (35 hours or more).

Overall, 62.9% of the resident workers (Accommodation and Food Services) worked part-time (34 hours or less), and 35.0% worked full-time (35 hours or more), compared with 50.0% and 48.2% respectively for Health Care and Social Assistance.

The major differences between the hours worked by the resident workers (Accommodation and Food Services) of the City of Brimbank and Health Care and Social Assistance were:

  • A larger percentage of resident workers (Accommodation and Food Services) worked 1 hour - 15 hours (28.4% compared to 10.2%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workers (Accommodation and Food Services) worked 25 hours - 34 hours (11.6% compared to 20.8%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workers (Accommodation and Food Services) worked 35 hours - 39 hours (14.3% compared to 21.8%)
  • A smaller percentage of resident workers (Accommodation and Food Services) worked 40 hours (9.5% compared to 16.0%)

Emerging groups

From 2011 to 2016, the number of the resident workers (Accommodation and Food Services) working full-time (35 hours or more) in the City of Brimbank increased by 276 people (15.2%).

The largest changes in hours worked by the resident workers (Accommodation and Food Services) in the City of Brimbank between 2011 and 2016 were:

  • 1 hour - 15 hours (+319 people)
  • 16 hours - 24 hours (+311 people)
  • 35 hours - 39 hours (+215 people)
  • 25 hours - 34 hours (+105 people)

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